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3-Topography and Topometry

Course Code :1124FTITOP
Study domain:Construction
Academic year:2020-2021
Semester:1st semester
Contact hours:32
Credits:3
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Marijke Brondeel
Geert Jacobs
Ben Maes

3. Course contents *

  • Overview, functioning and structure of the different instruments: leveling, totalstation, electromagnetic distance measurements, laser measurements, GPS, fotogrammetic measurements and laser scanning.
  • Introduction to road design: preliminary study, length and cross sections, calculating and plotting arcs, parabolas and Clothoids.
  • Automatic controlof construction machines.
  • Calculation of coordinates, height, measurments, measuring horizontal and vertical angles, distance measurements.